LVPL-4DFAE6: Medieval cut quarter penny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-4DFAE6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver cut quarter penny of Henry III, (AD1216-1272). Obverse: [H]ENRIC[VS REX]; crowned bust facing. Reverse: RIC[ARD ON ...]; voided long cross, three pellets in each quarter. Class IIa-IIIb or Vb. AD1248-1272.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13.23 mm
Width: 9.61 mm
Weight: 0.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Unknown
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [H]ENRIC[VS REX]
Reverse description: Voided long cross, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: RIC[ARD ON ...]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
To be known as: Rampton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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